The annual Philippine Komiks Convention, Komikon Grande 2018, is back to unite comic book artists, groups, and publishers in a two-day event on November 17 to 18, 2018 at Bayanihan Center, Pasig City. On its 14th year, Komikon Grande 2018 continues to preserve its aim to bring together comic book enthusiasts from all over the country to disrupt the stereotypes, and broaden the scope of comics from international to local scene, professional to amateur, and published to independent types of comics.
With over a hundred and thousands of Filipino crafters, the Department of Trade and Industries together with the Center of International Trade Expositions and Mission (CITEM) brings together the country's skillful artisans and small and large enterprises at the Manila Fame 2018 happening on October 19-21, 2018 at the World Trade Center, Pasay City. Manila FAME 2018, the Philippines' premier design and lifestyle event showcasing craftsmanship, design innovation, and artisanship in Philippine products are now on its 68th edition, this time with a much bigger exhibit featuring more than 360 participating enterprises from all over the country. This October, Manila FAME is set to showcase some of the best home and lifestyle decors that highlights homegrown artisans from across the country.